The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 60 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 24 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.65% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -15.38%
Eclipse
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
189 160 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.03% 13.32% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 98 34
Average daily rate £375 £327 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £242 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse.

1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 34 (73.91%) SOA
3 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (65.22%) TDD
5 28 (60.87%) JBoss
6 27 (58.70%) XML
6 27 (58.70%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (56.52%) Java EE
8 23 (50.00%) XSLT
9 22 (47.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 21 (45.65%) Hibernate
11 15 (32.61%) Scrum
11 15 (32.61%) JProfiler
12 12 (26.09%) Spring
12 12 (26.09%) Maven
13 10 (21.74%) jBPM
13 10 (21.74%) Workflow
13 10 (21.74%) REST
13 10 (21.74%) BPMN
14 8 (17.39%) JPA
14 8 (17.39%) Drools
14 8 (17.39%) Apache CXF
14 8 (17.39%) SOAP
14 8 (17.39%) JAAS
15 7 (15.22%) Subversion
15 7 (15.22%) Open Source
16 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
16 5 (10.87%) Struts
16 5 (10.87%) SQL
16 5 (10.87%) EJB

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (60.87%) JBoss
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) JProfiler
2 12 (26.09%) Maven
3 7 (15.22%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.52%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.52%) JIRA
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) Ant
4 3 (6.52%) JBuilder
5 2 (4.35%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.17%) NUnit
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Robolectric
6 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Leader
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) XML
2 26 (56.52%) Java EE
3 23 (50.00%) XSLT
4 21 (45.65%) Hibernate
5 12 (26.09%) Spring
6 10 (21.74%) jBPM
6 10 (21.74%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) Drools
7 8 (17.39%) Apache CXF
7 8 (17.39%) JPA
7 8 (17.39%) JAAS
7 8 (17.39%) SOAP
8 5 (10.87%) Struts
8 5 (10.87%) EJB
8 5 (10.87%) JSF
9 4 (8.70%) Middleware
9 4 (8.70%) JSP
9 4 (8.70%) J2EE
9 4 (8.70%) JSON
10 3 (6.52%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) SOA
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (65.22%) TDD
4 27 (58.70%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (47.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (32.61%) Scrum
7 10 (21.74%) Workflow
7 10 (21.74%) BPMN
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.52%) System Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Android Development
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.35%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Validation
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.17%) Guidewire
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